Stuck in Vermont

About this original series

100% Homegrown Vermont vlog about art, music, obsessions and outsiders, brought to you weekly by Seven Days, Vermont's alternative newsweekly. Join Eva Sollberger as she takes you all over Vermont - to art galleries, fairs, circuses, dance parties, up in hot air balloons, around town in cabs and to the theater in this weekly vlog. New episodes air every Wednesday.

  • # Episodes

    365 episodes
  • Rating

    TV-UN

Episodes of Stuck in Vermont

    • Waylon Speed [SIV349]

      4/9/14: Waylon Speed are arguably Burlington's most renowned country-rock band. Since 2009 the quartet have been playing music and gathering both momentum and fans throughout Vermont and across the country. Eva catches a mini-concert at their Williston rehearsal space and takes a trip out to Jericho for some rural entertainment, shooting guns and four wheeling. Waylon Speed will be releasing their new album "Kin" at Higher Ground on April 25th. http://www.waylonspeed.com/ http://www.highergrou...

      • Release date
        Apr 16, 2014
      • Runtime
        08:49
    • 8th LEAP Energy Fair [SIV348]

      4/5/14: The 8th Annual LEAP Energy Fair was held on Saturday at Crossett Brook Middle School in Duxbury. Eva talked to students who have been participating in the school's new Sustainability Program. With the recent addition of two solar arrays, Crossett Brook has the largest solar capacity of any school in the state. Waterbury LEAP, the organizers of the fair, have the lofty goal of making Waterbury the greenest community in the state by 2020. https://sites.google.com/a/wwsu.org/cbms/ http://...

      • Release date
        Apr 9, 2014
      • Runtime
        06:44
    • Vinny Lizotte Refocuses [347]

      3/21/14: After more than three decades on upper Church Street, Vinny Lizotte, the founder of LeZot Camera Repair, is moving his business to Williston. Eva spends an afternoon with Vinny and watches him tackle the intricate puzzle of a broken DSLR camera. LeZot Camera, the retail store, will remain in the same spot at the top of Church Street. For the past 12 years it has been owned by Jason Robinson, a former employee of Lizotte's, who is proud to carry on the LeZot name. http://www.lezot.com/...

      • Release date
        Apr 2, 2014
      • Runtime
        06:32
    • Tara Goreau Leaves Her Mark at Pingala Cafe [344]

      Tara Goreau Leaves Her Mark at Pingala Cafe [344] 2/7/14: Muralist Tara Goreau has been making her presence known around Vermont over the last few years: her large scale colorful murals dress up the entrance to City Market in Burlington, Pete's Greens new barn in Craftsbury and Jasper Hill's barn in Greensboro. Tara's latest work adds color and depth to Pingala Cafe & Eatery, a new vegan restaurant in Burlington. Eva visited with Tara and Trevor Sullivan, the owner and chef at Pingala, as they...

      • Release date
        Mar 5, 2014
      • Runtime
        06:31
    • George & Brahma [SIV343]

      2/4/14: WPTZ anchor George Mallet has a passion for horses and one in particular, Brahma Fear. He first met the grandson of famous racehorse Secretariat as a colt in Pennsylvania while filming a story. Years later, when Brahma came off the race track, George bought his first horse and the two have been tight ever since. Eva traveled across Lake Champlain to Lynnward Stables in West Chazy, New York to visit with George, Rachael and their son Colt to see Brahma Fear in action. https://www.facebo...

      • Release date
        Feb 19, 2014
      • Runtime
        06:37
    • Art from the Heart [342]

      1/31/14: This year Art from the Heart, a program of Burlington City Arts, celebrates 20 years of connecting children with art supplies and volunteers at the Vermont Children's Hospital at Fletcher Allen Health Care. Eva visits with some young artists who are busy making Valentine's cards with extra special love and care. http://www.burlingtoncityarts.org/art_from_the_heart/ http://www.fletcherallen.org/services/children/ Music: Let's Whisper, Make Me Smile, "Dylan's Song" http://www.letswhispe...

      • Release date
        Feb 12, 2014
      • Runtime
        06:15
    • DsantosVT Salsa Social [341]

      1/24/14: DsantosVT is a local dance company that holds monthly salsa socials at the North End Studios in Burlington. Eva joined them in January and met their teacher, Manuel Dos Santos, who brings the sultry Angolan dance Kizomba to the area. http://www.dsantosvt.com/ Music: Afinque https://www.facebook.com/afinque This episode of Stuck in Vermont was made possible by Hotel Vermont and Vermont Tourism. http://bit.ly/hotelvermont http://bit.ly/vtvacation

      • Release date
        Feb 5, 2014
      • Runtime
        07:25
    • Ice Sports University [SIV340]

      1/25/14: The first Annual Ice Sports University weekend was held at the Lake Morey Resort in Fairlee last weekend. Guests took classes in curling, pond hockey, Nordic skating, ice fishing, cross country skiing and snow shoeing. Eva tried Nordic skating and curling for the first time and only hit the ice twice. http://www.lakemoreyresort.com/specials-packages/ice-sports-university-weekend-on-lake-morey-sold-out/38 Music: La Strada, New Home, "Go Forward" https://myspace.com/lastradanyc This epi...

      • Release date
        Jan 29, 2014
      • Runtime
        07:20
    • Latte Art Throwdown [SIV339]

      1/13/14: Last Monday night, Maglianero Café held a Barista Jam. Baristas from coffee shops all over Burlington gathered to hang out and compete in a Latte Art Throwdown. https://www.facebook.com/maglianerocafe Music: Barbacoa, "Delerium Tremelo," "Western Medicine" http://barbacoa.bandcamp.com/ This episode of Stuck in Vermont was made possible by Hotel Vermont and Vermont Tourism. http://bit.ly/hotelvermont http://bit.ly/vtvacation

      • Release date
        Jan 22, 2014
      • Runtime
        08:04
    • The Wood Guy [SIV338]

      1/11/14: Pat Stanley has been a firewood dealer for the past 24 years, earning him the nickname of "The Wood Guy." Eva visits Pat at his Richford warehouse and follows him on a delivery to St Albans. It's been a rough winter for Stanley. The below freezing temperatures have created an unusually high demand for wood and with a low supply of dry wood in the area, "The Wood Guy" has been kept busy. Music: Phil Spitalny, "Give Yourself a Pat on the Back" http://www.allmusic.com/artist/phil-spitaln...

      • Release date
        Jan 14, 2014
      • Runtime
        05:36